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A 32-year-old male asked:

got shingles, one eye is itchy and its corner is very painful, how long it lasts? what can i do for the eye pain and itchiness?

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Dr. Christopher Crosby
Dermatology 16 years experience
See your doctor: Medications may help shingles but it will usually resolve on its own. One exception is when it is located around the eye. If the eye is involved, it is important to see a Dr. to prevent possible eye damage.

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Last updated Oct 29, 2014

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